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Evaluation of Reliability in Component-Based System Using Architecture Topology

Fathollah Bistouni1, Mohsen Jahanshahi2,*

Corresponding Author:

Mohsen Jahanshahi

Affiliation(s):

1. Department of Computer Engineering, Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.
Email: [email protected]
2. Department of Computer Engineering, Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.
IEEE Senior Member, Email: [email protected]
*Corresponding author

Abstract:

In the component-based software, as its name indicates, the overall system performance is a reflection of the performance of its components. The correct analysis of reliability, which is known as a critical factor in component-based software engineering process, is one of the necessary tasks in such a system. However, most of the previous studies do not provide a practical and complete approach on this issue of this field. So, the aim of this work is to introduce a new systematic approach for software reliability analysis. The system architecture is used by this approach for time-dependent reliability evaluation.

Keywords:

Component-based system, Reliability, System architecture, Mean time to failure

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Fathollah Bistouni, Mohsen Jahanshahi (2020). Evaluation of Reliability in Component-Based System Using Architecture Topology. Journal of the Institute of Electronics and Computer, 2, 57-71. https://doi.org/10.33969/JIEC.2020.21005.

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